Alumni & Friends

2019 Spring Alumni Weekend
April 12 - 13

Alumni, pull up a are always welcome at your alma mater!

It is an exciting time to be an alumnus of Virginia Wesleyan University. The Virginia Wesleyan University Alumni Council has worked hard to develop a strategic plan to involve all alumni in the life of the University. Whether it's through recruiting, interacting with current students, attending events, or giving to your favorite VWU program, we encourage you to become involved. There are no annual membership dues.

ALL graduates of the University are part of our Alumni community.

The Adirondack chair has become a staple around campus as a symbol of welcome and comfort, and we want you to know there is always a chair waiting for you!

Once a Marlin, Always a Marlin.

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Carol (C.L.) Lawrence ’83 retired from U.S. Civil Service. He was a GS-11 computer specialist. C.L. now teaches Microsoft Office 2016 part-time online for Paul D. Camp Community College. ¬†Also alumnae of VWU are C.L.’s daughter Carla Lawrence ’06 and granddaughter Audrey Thames ’16.

Scott Holava '93 started a new position as the Assistant Men's Lacrosse Coach at Virginia Wesleyan University. Scott is also a programmer/analyst with the City of Virginia Beach.

Jesse Tomczak '11 started a new position as the Associate Director of Admissions at American University after serving as the Associate Director of Admissions at Rice University in Texas for two years.

Wallace "Wally" Driskell '00 retired on February 1, 2019, after nearly 45 years as Norfolk's longest-serving police officer. Both Wally and his wife of thirty years Candie '94 are graduates of VWU's Adult Studies Program. Read more.

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Alumni Awards

Alumni Awards

The Virginia Wesleyan University Alumni Council bestows the alumni awards to graduates of the University in recognition of outstanding professional and/or personal accomplishments in any field of endeavor.

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Athletic Hall of Fame

Athletic Hall of Fame

The VWU Athletic Hall of Fame honor those who, by outstanding achievement in athletics, by service to athletics, or through significant contributions to athletics, have made lasting contributions to VWU's intercollegiate athletic program.

View the 2019 AHOF Honorees

Alumni Profiles

Alumni Profiles

Bryan White '78 doesn't believe in luck. He believes in a higher force that guides each of us, and he's confident that this force was hard at work when it led him to Virginia Wesleyan College.

Read Bryan White's Story